Why Hearing is One of the First Things to Go

Age-related hearing loss (presbycusis) is one the most common challenges we experience as we age. Continue reading “Why Hearing is One of the First Things to Go” »

What’s New/Next in Hearing Aid Technology

We’re living in an age of seemingly daily advances in medical technology. You can see it in today’s hearing aids, which bear little resemblance to the large, gray, squawking “bananas” worn by our grandparents. Continue reading “What’s New/Next in Hearing Aid Technology” »

Why Do Hearing Aids Cost So Much?

Yes, hearing aids are expensive. As is the case with all electronic devices, the higher the quality and technological capabilities, the more these devices cost to produce. Continue reading “Why Do Hearing Aids Cost So Much?” »

6 Gift Ideas for Hearing Aid Wearers

If you want to get someone who wears hearing aids a gift they will appreciate this holiday season, we have some suggestions. Continue reading “6 Gift Ideas for Hearing Aid Wearers” »

Can Wearing Hearing Aids Help Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease?

For several years researchers have been studying the impact of other conditions on the development of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. Continue reading “Can Wearing Hearing Aids Help Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease?” »

Adapt to Hearing with Hearing Aids: The 4 Ps of Transition Success

Getting hearing aids marks a critical milestone in your hearing loss treatment, and it’s important to celebrate your new or regained ability to fully experience all of life’s moments. Continue reading “Adapt to Hearing with Hearing Aids: The 4 Ps of Transition Success” »

Five Senses Make a Vibrant Life

Our five senses let us experience the world. That world can be our home, family, friends, local community, or places across the globe. In each of these places and with all of these people, our experiences with the world are precious. Continue reading “Five Senses Make a Vibrant Life” »

Hearing Loss Quiz

Do you come here often? Take our quiz! Continue reading “Hearing Loss Quiz” »

Who is at Greater Risk of Hearing Loss: Men or Women?

As June is Men’s Health Month, we decided to look at some statistics regarding the likelihood of men developing hearing loss. Continue reading “Who is at Greater Risk of Hearing Loss: Men or Women?” »

The President’s Hearing Aids

Since this week began with Presidents’ Day it seems appropriate we share the story of the first president to have hearing aids fitted while in the White House —President Ronald Reagan. Continue reading “The President’s Hearing Aids” »